Coeur d' Alene River, Idaho Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Coeur d' Alene River, Idaho Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Going to be pretty sloppy up here this week. The river is low at the moment, but should be about to come up with the warmer temps, wind and moisture.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Coeur d' Alene River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 690 @ Cataldo

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 37 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: 10-3

Best stretch: Lower River

Best access point: Any pullout, high water mark.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Nymphs and streamers

Fish species: Native Westslope Cutthroat Trout.

Fishing season: Year Round (Prime: June - October)

Nearest airport: Spokane International Airport

Person Fishing in a stream

Coeur d'Alene River Description

A beautiful mountain river with many miles of great public access a short 40 minutes from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. West Slope Cutthroat are the native species and the river is catch and release only on these pretty fish. There is some pre runoff fishing most years but the season is best from mid May through the end of September. There is an excellent gallery of photos on the photo sharing website,, ...

Techniques & Tips

Find the soft water when it opens up and get your flies down to the fish.

7-Day Forecast

Have to keep an eye on flows. If the river comes up without getting off color there will some opportunities.

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